Mark Mason 22 January 2011 12:00 am
One of Allan Metcalf’s contentions in OK: The Improbable Story of America’s Greatest Word is that the two letters have become America’s philosophy: ‘we don’t insist that everything be perfect; OK is good enough’.
Mark Mason 18 December 2010 12:15 pm
P. J. O’Rourke is what happens when America does Grumpy Old Men.
Mark Mason 27 November 2010 12:00 am
In September 1954, Albert Speer decided to walk from Berlin to Heidelberg, a distance of 620 kilometres.
Mark Mason 25 September 2010 12:00 am
Nigella Lawson is not sexy.
Mark Mason 17 July 2010 12:00 am
There are those of us who, asked if we play golf, reply: ‘No, I like women.’ A relaxing game in pleasant surroundings it may be.
Mark Mason 25 June 2008 12:00 am
But it’s a boy thing, admits Mark Mason. Women are just too sensible to watch Spinal Tap 35 times — but they don’t know what connects Ringo Starr and Shane Warne
Daniel R. DePetris